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- 1:00 PM-5:00 PMOctober 01, 2017
119 St Marys Church Rd, Morganton, NC 28655, USA119 St Marys Church Rd, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
1:00 – 5:00pm
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- 9:30 AM-4:00 PMOctober 07, 2017
2625 Park Road, Blacksburg, SC, United States2625 Park Road, Blacksburg, SC, United States
SAR, DAR, C.A.R. and other patriotic and lineage societies & chapters are invited to participate in a formal wreath laying ceremony at the United States’ Monument. Participants presenting a wreath must deliver it to the Visitors Center no later than 9:30 am on October 7th for labeling and transportation to the monument. Transportation will be provided for those needing assistance to the monument. Continental, militia or period attire is encouraged.
Please complete and return the registration form provided on the following page and no later than Saturday, September 23rd for the registration to be included in the printed program. Registration forms should be returned to Brian Smith at: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Questions about the event can be directed to either Brian Smith or John D Hoyle (email@example.com).
The Courtyard by Marriott located at 110 Mobile Dr, Spartanburg, SC 29303 is the official hotel for the 2017 Kings Mountain anniversary. A room rate of $121.00 plus tax is available. The hotel can be reached at 864-585-2400. The link to the reservation site is provided:
The deadline for making a reservation at this rate is September 8th. Additional hotels are available in Gaffney, SC, Gastonia, NC or Kings Mountain, NC.
Directions to Kings Mountain National Military Park (The park is located on South Carolina Highway 216):
– From Spartanburg, SC, take Interstate 85 NORTH to North Carolina Exit #2 and turn RIGHT. The Visitors Center is located approximately 5 miles on the left.
– From Charlotte, NC, take Interstate 85 SOUTH to North Carolina Exit #2 and turn LEFT. The Visitors Center is located approximately 5 miles on the left.
The following is a listing of the events associated with the anniversary commemoration.
Friday, October 6th
1:30 pm OFNA Meeting; Courtyard by Marriott, 110 Mobile Dr, Spartanburg, SC
2:45 pm Kings Mountain Reception; Courtyard by Marriott, 110 Mobile Dr, Spartanburg, SC
4:00 pm South Atlantic District, National Society SAR District Meeting; Courtyard by Marriott, 110 Mobile Dr, Spartanburg, SC
6:00 pm The Night before Kings Mountain, Cowpens National Battlefield, 4001 Chesnee Hwy, Gaffney, SC; Presented by the Overmountain Victory Trail Association
Saturday, October 7th
9:30 am Deadline for delivery of wreaths to Kings Mountain Visitors Center
11:00 am Wreath Laying Ceremony at the United States Monument
3:00 pm Arrival of the Overmountain Victory Trail Marchers / Commemoration Ceremony
2017 Kings Mountain Wreath Registration
Registration forms should be returned to Brian Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for registration so that it will appear in the printed program is Saturday, September 23rd
Society Name: ___________________________________________
Chapter Name: __________________________________________
Name of Presenter: __________________________________ Title: _________________________________
Wreath Dedicated to: ______________________________________
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- 9:00 AM-10:00 AMOctober 14, 2017
4210 Mt Sinai Dr, Yadkinville, NC 27055, USA4210 Mt Sinai Dr, Yadkinville, NC 27055, USA
https://www.ncssar.org/event/documenting-participants-battle-shallow-ford/10:30 AM-11:30 AMOctober 14, 2017
7407 Steele Creek Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA7407 Steele Creek Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA
The Mecklenburg chapter and the Gen. William Lee Davidson Chapter, Sons of the Revolution in NC, are co-sponsoring a joint grave marking ceremony for Patriot General Robert Irwin, signer of the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence. The ceremony begins at 10:30am at Steele Creek Presbyterian Church, 7407 Steele Creek Road, Charlotte, NC 28217. Color Guard members are encouraged to attend. Please RSVP to Gus Succop at email@example.com or Dave Alls at firstname.lastname@example.org. General Irwin was the first state senator elected from Mecklenburg County.
There will be a lunch at Jim ‘N Nicks Restaurant, 13840 Steele Creek Road, Charlotte, NC 28278. The restaurant is located 6 miles south of the church on Steele Creek Road.2:00 PM-3:00 PMOctober 14, 2017
165 Justice Branch Rd, Enfield, NC 27823, USA165 Justice Branch Rd, Enfield, NC 27823, USA
The Halifax Resolves Chapter NC SAR will conduct a grave marking ceremony for Past NC SAR President Dr. Ralph Hardee Rives on Saturday, October 14th, 2017 at 2:00 pm. Dr. Rives was a member of the now defunct Rocky Mount Chapter and served as the NC SAR President from 1972-1974. He is buried in Elmwood Cemetery, 165 Justice Branch Road, Enfield, NC 27823.
GPS coordinates: 36.187572, -77.671639
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- 11:30 AM-12:30 PMOctober 18, 2017
911 E Morehead St, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA911 E Morehead St, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA
Get ready to be social! Everybody, spouses, guests, friends…you’re all invited to the monthly Summer Social Lunches beginning at 11:30am at Dilworth Neighborhood Grille, 911 E Morehead St., Charlotte, NC 28204. RSVP to Jay Joyce at email@example.com. Come have fun. Come be social. Come meet new people. Eat food! We look forward to seeing you for our social lunch series.
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- 10:30 AM-11:30 AMOctober 21, 2017
28189 McSwain Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001, USA28189 McSwain Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001, USA
The Colson’s Mill Chapter is hosting a grave marking ceremony for Patriot Corp Thomas Cassel/Castle. The ceremony will begin at 10:30 am at the cemetery site located in a wooded area in an open field located across from the intersection of McSwain Rd and Half Mile Rd in Albemarle, NC.
There will be a short reception with refreshments following the ceremony at the Pine Grove Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 28766 Hwy 24-27, Albemarle, NC.
Color Guard members, SAR and DAR are all invited to this historic cemetery and event. Please contact Daniel Burleson, president of Colson’s Mill Chapter, at firstname.lastname@example.org for RSVP or questions.
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- 10:20 AM-4:00 PMOctober 25, 2017
700 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20408, USA700 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20408, USA
https://www.ncssar.org/event/genealogy-seminar/Participate in our biggest genealogy event of the year! On October 25, we will host a free, live, virtual Genealogy Fair via webcast on YouTube. Sessions offer advice on family history research for all skill levels. The topics include Federal Government documents on birth, childhood, and death; recently recovered military personnel files; Japanese Americans during World War II; 19th century tax assessments; and a special presentation on taking care of your family heirlooms. Session videos and handouts will be available during and after the event. For the schedule, handouts, and participation instructions, visit the Virtual Genealogy Fair web page at www.archives.gov/calendar/genealogy-fair.National Archives Building700 Pennsylvania AVE NW # DC 20408 Washington Dis.
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